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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 16 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1120 854 780
Rank change year-on-year -266 -74 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 83 43 142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.048% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.26% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 30 107
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £35,438 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +15.79%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £72,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,375 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -22.73% +29.41%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 29,446 16,690 16,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.40% 18.65% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15,605 13,134 13,758
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £39,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 16 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -234 55 £48,500 +10.86% 14
Work from Home -225 39 £58,500 -2.50% 1
UK excluding London -141 31 £47,500 +11.76% 8
London -252 24 £58,500 -11.70% 6
Midlands -74 10 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East of England -79 9 £82,500 +166.13% 3
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 - 2
South West -25 6 £48,250 +42.67% 1
North of England -87 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East Midlands -45 3 £45,000 +5.88%
North West -86 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East -97 2 £44,000 +18.12%
North East - 2 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 78 (93.98%) Microsoft
2 65 (78.31%) Windows
3 52 (62.65%) Citrix
4 51 (61.45%) PowerShell
5 45 (54.22%) SCCM
6 42 (50.60%) VMware
7 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (37.35%) Windows 10
9 30 (36.14%) Azure
10 29 (34.94%) XenApp
10 29 (34.94%) Microsoft 365
11 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
12 27 (32.53%) XenDesktop
13 25 (30.12%) Virtual Desktop
13 25 (30.12%) Application Packaging
14 24 (28.92%) Social Skills
15 21 (25.30%) Ivanti
16 20 (24.10%) Microsoft Intune
17 18 (21.69%) ITIL
18 16 (19.28%) NetScaler
19 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
19 15 (18.07%) Finance
20 14 (16.87%) MSI
20 14 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
20 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
21 13 (15.66%) Application Virtualisation
21 13 (15.66%) Presales
21 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
21 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Documentum
3 3 (3.61%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.14%) Azure
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (9.64%) AWS
4 7 (8.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.82%) GCP
6 3 (3.61%) Nutanix
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.20%) AWS Control Tower
7 1 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) NetScaler
2 4 (4.82%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) DHCP
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.41%) Skype
5 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MSI
2 4 (4.82%) InstallShield
General
1 24 (28.92%) Social Skills
2 15 (18.07%) Finance
3 9 (10.84%) Presentation Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Documentation Skills
5 5 (6.02%) Publishing
6 3 (3.61%) Billing
6 3 (3.61%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.41%) Law
8 1 (1.20%) Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Citrix Engineer
2 16 (19.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (16.87%) Applications Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Consultant
5 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) SCCM Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Citrix Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Citrix Support
9 5 (6.02%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Applications Packager
10 4 (4.82%) Principal Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Remote Support Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.20%) OAuth
2 1 (1.20%) SAML
2 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) User Experience
3 2 (2.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.20%) IoT
4 1 (1.20%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.20%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 65 (78.31%) Windows
2 31 (37.35%) Windows 10
3 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.43%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.20%) Android
8 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Application Packaging
2 18 (21.69%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (15.66%) Application Virtualisation
4 13 (15.66%) Presales
5 11 (13.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
6 10 (12.05%) Agile
7 9 (10.84%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (10.84%) Requirements Gathering
8 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.43%) ITIL V3
9 7 (8.43%) Migration
9 7 (8.43%) Service Management
9 7 (8.43%) Software Distribution
10 6 (7.23%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.23%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.25%) VBScript
3 7 (8.43%) SQL
4 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.43%) MCSE
5 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) CCA
7 2 (2.41%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.20%) CCNP
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.20%) Degree
8 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (34.94%) XenApp
3 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
4 27 (32.53%) XenDesktop
5 25 (30.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
7 8 (9.64%) BitLocker
8 7 (8.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (6.02%) Firmware
10 4 (4.82%) vSphere
11 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 45 (54.22%) SCCM
2 20 (24.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (13.25%) Jamf Pro
4 9 (10.84%) EdgeSight
5 8 (9.64%) WSUS
6 6 (7.23%) Rundeck
7 5 (6.02%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (6.02%) Sysprep
8 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
9 3 (3.61%) Terraform
10 2 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (1.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 1 (1.20%) Packer
11 1 (1.20%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 78 (93.98%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) Citrix
3 42 (50.60%) VMware
4 21 (25.30%) Ivanti
5 10 (12.05%) Apple
6 7 (8.43%) Cisco
7 5 (6.02%) Oracle
7 5 (6.02%) Sun
8 4 (4.82%) SAP
9 3 (3.61%) CyberArk
9 3 (3.61%) Google
10 2 (2.41%) Adobe
10 2 (2.41%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.20%) Altiris
11 1 (1.20%) BMC
11 1 (1.20%) Dell
11 1 (1.20%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.20%) NetApp
11 1 (1.20%) Symantec
11 1 (1.20%) Wyse